PEMBROKE — Lacy E. "Buddy" Locklear, 84, of 286 Corinth Road, Pembroke, was born on July 31, 1929, in Robeson County, and departed this life to be with the Lord on Jan. 29, 2014, at his residence.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Island Grove Baptist Church, the Rev. Larry Locklear and Gary Thompson officiating. Burial will follow in Island Grove Memorial Park in Pembroke.
Mr. Lacy was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. Rowland Jones and Ms. Pearlie Locklear; three children, Ricky Locklear, Currie Locklear and Diane Locklear; a son-in-law, Mr. Kurt Hoffman; a grandchild, Johnny Hardin; and a great-grandchild, Kristanna Hardin.
Mr. Lacy leaves to cherish his memories and mourn his passing his wife, Mrs. Annie Lois Locklear of the home; four daughters, Ms. Faye Locklear of Red Springs, Mrs. Janice Locklear Hoffman, Ms. Wanda Locklear (Tommy Chavis) and Mrs, Tina Locklear (Julius), all of Pembroke; three sons, Mr. Von Locklear (Thelma) of Rowland, Mr. Dallas Locklear (Meg) of Pembroke, and Mr. Ronnie Dial of Detroit, Mich.; 14 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends.
The visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Island Grove Baptist Church.
Thompson's Funeral Home of Pembroke.